Service Manager

  • Location

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Service Manager required in Cheltenham!
  • Starting basic salary up to £30,000 per annum with £40,000 uncapped on-target-earnings!
  • 8:00am-6:00pm Mon-Fri and 1 in 2 Sat 8:00am-1:00pm!
Our client, a premium franchise approved car dealership based in the Cheltenham region, are currently looking to recruit a Service Manager to join their business.
Reporting to the Aftersales Manager and responsible for a team of four Service Advisors and the Collection/Delivery Drivers, your main duties will include:
  • Drive sales and financial targets.
  • Develop a successful sales team through effective coaching and performance management.
  • Generate sales plans and budgets to include new/used vehicles.
  • Deliver exceptional customer service.
  • Work with our client's management team to formulate policies and procedures to increase sales of new/used vehicles.
  • Help our client achieve industry-leading standards of process efficiency and cost control.
  • Communicate and interact with other departments within the business to determine how sales and profit performance improvements can be made.
  • Manage the stock in line with company requirements.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.
In order to be eligible you will ideally live in the Cheltenham region or within a reasonable commuting distance of Cheltenham. Candidates with previous or present experience at a service management level within a franchise approved automotive dealership would be ideal however our client is also willing to consider Service Advisors with at least 4/5 years' experience that can demonstrate the capability and aptitude of moving in to a management role. Overall you will demonstrate a highly developed sales ability, possess excellent interpersonal/customer service skills, with drive and enthusiasm and focus on achieving goals and have the ability to demonstrate high achievements.
For your hard work our client is offering:
  • Starting basic salary of up to £30,000 per annum.
  • Up to £800 monthly performance related bonus potential.
  • Overtime subject to availability paid at standard rate.
  • 22 days annual holiday allowance plus the bank holidays.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Full manufacturer accredited training.
  • Company benefits including staff discounts, shared parental leave, and an active social calendar.
  • Working hours from 8:00am-6:00pm Monday to Friday and 1 in 2 Saturdays 8:00am-1:00pmpaid as overtime.
If this Service Manager Job interests you or you would like to find out more about any other Automotive Jobs in the Cheltenham area then please contact Josh Buck at Perfect Placement today!
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